LeMons Torture Test Results: Volkswagen Golf/Jetta/Scirocco

Check out that near-perfect three-way split for the VWs! That means you just never know how you'll do when you bring a Golf or one of its cousins to a LeMons race. Will it grenade the engine? Maybe! Will the electrical system poop out? Could be! Or will the car keep buzzing around the track all weekend? It's happened! » 1/17/10 10:00pm 1/17/10 10:00pm

Never Mind The Callaway Porsche 944: 1982 Callaway Scirocco!

UDMan is writing for the CarDomain blog these days, but he's been kind enough to share some of his latest finds with us. The '83 Callaway Porsche 944 we saw earlier today got us in a German Callaway sort of mood, so let's check out this super-rare '82 Callaway Volkswagen Scirocco that UDMan spied while covering a… » 12/10/08 11:00am 12/10/08 11:00am

VW Scirocco Studie R Celebrates Historic German/Italian Alliances

Realizing the Italian flag looks better on cars than the German flag, Volkswagen chose the Bologna Motor Show to launch the VW Scirocco Studie R. Essentially a hopped-up version of the standard car, it features a 270 HP version of the 2.0-liter TSI turbo-four sending its power through a 6-speed DSG gearbox. All the… » 12/04/08 10:00am 12/04/08 10:00am

Affen-Geil! Need For Speed Undercover VW Scirocco

Seems like EA Deutschland is getting their slice of this SEMA-style customizing madness » 11/20/08 10:00am 11/20/08 10:00am by cramming a Scirocco with every bit of video game paraphernalia they could draw together . This little hatch is packed full of 30" screens, a XBOX 360, Playstation 3 and enough heart-stopping audio gear to give wood. After…

Report: VW Scirocco May Come Stateside After All

Automotive News Europe » 10/27/08 2:20pm 10/27/08 2:20pm is reporting that Volkswagen may reverse course on the new and offer the vehicle in the United States. VW execs originally opted not to sell the Scirocco here due to fears it would cannibalize sales from the and because the strong Euro would have made the car too expensive. Since then, the…